Apparently I have been on a green tea kick as of late but sometimes you have to listen to your body and HEAR what your body wants you to drink and this time around it was Japanese Orchid Green (AKA Iccha Kariban) from The Tea Spot.
The magnificent aroma of greens and sweet peas filled my nose! The lemon-lime color of tea liquor filled the cup! The flavor of one of the most lovely straight-up green teas I have tasted overjoyed my taste buds! Japanese Orchid Green (AKA Iccha Kariban) from The Tea Spot is REALLY something! It’s completely satisfying and apparently EXACTLY what my body was looking for in a green tea!
Japanese Orchid Green (AKA Iccha Kariban) from The Tea Spot tastes like pure greens but on the sweeter side. As it cools it taste like sugar snap peas. It’s soft, smooth, clean, vegetal, and down right glorious! YUM! Japanese Orchid Green (AKA Iccha Kariban) from The Tea Spot is one to remember!
Here’s the scoop!
Leaf Type: Green
Where to Buy: The Tea Spot
We’re proud to offer this delicate green tea with refreshing notes of orchid and lily of the valley. This unique spring tea hails from Kagoshima, the southernmost island of Japan. The cup is soft, smooth and very easy drinking with a sweet character and clean finish, making it a great introduction to Japanese green tea. Also known as Iccha Kariban, this new tea is versatile in preparation — amazing prepared hot, iced, and cold-brewed.